RNRF conducts national conferences, congressional forums, public-policy briefings and round tables, international outreach activities, and a national awards program. Please see below for further information.
RNRF conducts periodic meetings of member-organization
staff members and guests to discuss public policy issues
and to meet with professionals and scientists involved in
RNRF conducts national congresses. These national meetings provide an interdisciplinary forum on critically important issues. They are attended by representatives of RNRF's member organizations, the non-governmental organization community, federal and state agencies, federal and state legislative bodies and others.
RNRF conducts legislative and public policy briefings on natural resource issues. The briefings are designed for policy staff of RNRF member organizations, federal agency personnel, and congressional staff members.
RNRF conducts round tables and similar events featuring
representatives from international organizations. RNRF is
an accredited NGO with the Global Environment Facility.
The Foundation has three annual awards to recognize
outstanding achievements in the renewable resources
fields. Two of the awards—established in 1992—were the
first awards to honor interdisciplinary achievements with
an emphasis on the application of sound scientific
practices in managing and conserving renewable natural